Butcher's Branch Rock Climbing
Totally engaged in the crux.
Collection of sports climbs 5.9-5.13-
This crag holds climbs for every sport climber. There are super pumpy 10s long 5.9s, and super classic 11+s, 12s, and 13s.
This is an awesome place that stays cool during the summer, well, as cool as possible.
Seeps after rain for at least one full day.
park at rogers take west trail and keep heading downhill to the west
Weather station 5.4 miles from here
20 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Butcher's Branch
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Butcher's Branch:
Boing 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Springer 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 75'
Bag, The 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, 60'
Lost Souls 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Control 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 70'
Ministry 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 55'
Kaos 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 45'
Featured Route For Butcher's Branch
Mo' Betta' Holds 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a West Virginia
: The New River Gorge
: ... : Butcher's Branch
This climb is so much fun! Start by climbing up the small right facing corner to gain a stance. Traverse right and up a few feet to clip the second bolt with a fixed chain draw. Climb straight over a very shallow left facing corner (technical crux) to gain a nice stance below the roof. From here, follow excellent jug holds into the roof and head right using the large flake in the roof to gain a stance. Continue straight up, eventually finishing on the arete to reach the anchors. This is mo...[more] Browse More Classics in West Virginia